Algebraic Geometry/Commutative Algebra Student Seminar

Algebraic Geometry/Commutative Algebra Student Seminar

Fall 2013: Tight Closure Theory

Mondays 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM in LCB 121
Text: Mel Hochster's Notes

Date Speaker Topic
SPECIAL DATE, TIME, AND LOCATION: Wednesday, September, 4 from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in LCB 218 Yuchen Lectures 1 - 3 (Pages 1 - 44) [Note the repeat of the third lecture.]
September 9 Veronika Lectures 3 - 4 (Pages 31 - 50)
September 16 Todd Lectures 5 - 6 (Pages 51 - 65)
September 23 Alan Lectures 7 - 10 (Pages 66 - 92)
September 30 Alan Lectures 7 - 10 (Pages 66 - 92)
October 7 Om Lectures 11 - 12 (Pages 93 - 102)
October 14: No Seminar (Fall Break) None None
October 21 Om Lectures 11 - 12 (Pages 93 - 102)
October 28 Yuan Lectures 13 - 14 (Pages 103 - 117)
November 4 Todd Lectures 15 - 16 (Pages 118 - 130)
November 11 Todd Lectures 15 - 16 (Pages 118 - 130)
November 18: No Seminar (Cancelled) None None
November 25 Alan Lectures 17 - 20 (Pages 131 - 153)
December 2 Jack Lecture 21 (Pages 154 - 162)
December 9 (Final Seminar of the Semester) Jack A Paper of Lyubeznik and Smith (see below)

Papers Cited on September 16:
Useful Source of Examples: Tight Closure Theory and Characteristic p Methods
Briançon-Skoda: Lipman and Sathaye

Papers Cited on September 23:
Bertini theorems for F-singularities

Papers Cited on December 9:
Weak and Strong F-regularity are equivalent in graded rings